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good morning, america. this morning -- race to safety. thousands more suddenly forced to flee as a dam is set to burst in louisiana. an 11-foot wall of water could break through at any moment. and top of it all, isaac is now spawning tornadoes. horror above. air show gone terribly wrong. >> oh, no. >> a plane crashes. its pilot killed as onlookers watch. helpless and horrified. >> oh, no. wave crasher. the dramatic moment when this boat hit the waves hard, tossing passengers. so, what went wrong? and getting ugly. the divorce between seal and heidi klum takes an ugly turn when the singer said this about his wife's relationship with her bodyguard. >> i wished heidi would have shown a little bit more class and at least waited until we
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separated before fornicating with the help. >> her reaction this morning. ouch. those are some harsh words from seal. but good morning, everybody. we hope that you're enjoying this labor day weekend. dan harris continues his vacation this morning. we're happy to welcome back dan abrams. our legal analyst and expert who's filling in. >> and both of us are wearing our team robin bracelets. many of you know our good friend lost her mother a few days ago. we want to pass on to you that her family is planning a small, private service and robin is set to begin treatment later this week. >> after yesterday's show, so many people reaching out on twitter and elsewhere asking how you can help. we have all of the information on our website. go to gma.yahoo.com/robin. you can get updates. learn how to get a bracelet. even how to become a bone marrow donor yourself.
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>> it's so quick to sign up. painless, and of course, we're all thinking about robin and her family right now. >> absolutely. but there are other stories. only two months now until election day and both sides ratcheting up the rhetoric. barnstorming battleground states this weekend. so, what does the president have planned for his big convention this week? also, another brutal brawl in an nfl preseason game, the latest in a string of embarrassing fan behavior. now, the nfl has a plan to stop it. anger management classes for fans who want to come back. could that actually work? >> that might be an interesting idea, that one there. >> to show up is going to be tough. and can't forget prince harry, britain's playboy prince, finally set to face his public after he let it all hang out, literally, in las vegas, the royal bad boy is set to speak out this week, but will he actually bare all about baring all? we'll leave you with that thought.
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but first, we'll turn it to ron claiborne. >> quite a brawl in your hometown, i think it was houston, texas. >> love their sports there. thousands of more people are being forced from their homes days after hurricane isaac slammed into louisiana. officials are trying to relieve pressure in a canal lock in danger of failing and flooding hundreds of homes. abc's ryan owens joins us now live from new orleans with the latest. good morning, ryan. >> reporter: good morning to you. all night the army corps of engineers were in st. tammany parish, watching that particular lock, late yesterday, authorities opened the gates just slightly and that relieved some of the pressure. so far, that appears to be working, but what another tense night. police cars raced through the streets, helicopters hovered above and the radio blared the latest call to get out. >> an immediate and mandatory evacuation. >> reporter: five days after isaac roared ashore and people
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are still being forced from their homes. this time, as many as 2,000 residents of st. tammany parish north of new orleans. this time it's a lock under so pressure it could break. sending water cascading through several neighborhoods. >> we want to make sure that we have it in stable condition before anybody comes back. >> reporter: all across the gulf coast, most are cleaning up and lining up for water and ice. >> thank you all. we're going to head home. >> i don't know what we'd do. >> reporter: hundreds of thousands have been without power in this oppressive heat for five days. >> this is my first hurricane and i don't want another one. >> reporter: in parts of hard-hit plaquemines parish, the only way to get home is by boat. >> oh, man, we're getting ready to be washed away. >> reporter: this is new video of the moment the levee's vulnerable west bank was topped, drowning so many homes. jesse shaffer rescued a lot of neighbors as the waters rose, now he's taking them back.
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to save the little they have. >> they didn't have to tell me thank you, because i could see it in their eyes. >> reporter: without question, the biggest frustration for many people here on the gulf coast is the lack of power. in metro new orleans, roughly half of the people who lost power on tuesday still do not have it back, and remember, this is five days after hurricane isaac. and today, the heat index is expected to top 105. ron? >> more misery for those folks down in louisiana. ryan owens, thank you. and nato is responding to the recent wave of attacks by afghanistan forces on american troops. u.s. special forces, special operations that is, is freezing a program training some afghan security forces for at least a month. nearly 30,000 recruits will be revetted to try to root out infiltrators. at least 15 american or coalition troops have been killed in so-called insider
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attacks in just the past month. and what was supposed to be a fun family boat ride, ended up in a horrific accident, check this out, that was caught on tape. the video shows all seven passengers being tossed around like a rag doll after their boat hit a large quake. at a very high speed. they're thrown to the floor there. everybody on the boat was injured. two of them were injured seriously. and the legendary songwriter behind some of the most enduring popular hits has died. ♪ raindrops keep falling on my head ♪ >> hal david, teamed with burt bacharach, to write classic tunes like "that's what friends are for," many, many hits. his songs were recorded by artists, frank sinatra, aretha franklin. hal david was 91 years of age. and finally, if you don't have the money to buy a lamborghini, you build your own
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and that's what a chinese farmer did. recreating a replica using spare parts. the homemade car only cost about $9500. can hit 160 miles an hour. it clearly lacks some of the luxuries of lamborghinis. such minor options as a dashboard. it doesn't have an interior. >> that's not such a bad job. >> i saw the inside of that thing. >> it cost $9,000. you get what you pay for. >> you can still drive fast. >> i question whether that thing actually goes to 160. >> we'll bring that guy on the show. to prove it to you. one day. >> all right, ron, thank you. we want to turn now to that terrifying air show stunt that turned into a disaster. a pilot killed and onlookers horrified. what went wrong? abc's john muller is here with the details. >> reporter: it was a sinking feeling watching a three-man formation suddenly become a two-man formation a moment later.
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the crash and the fireball. this morning, we should learn the dead pilot's name. the investigation into went wrong will take much longer. it starts with the videotape. warning, some of this may be hard to watch. three jets in tight formation over the crowd at the davenport, iowa, air show. it's a beautiful sight. but in a matter of seconds -- >> oh, my good. oh, my god! >> it all goes horribly wrong. ending in a fiery crash right in front of a crowd of labor day air show spectators. >> ladies and gentlemen -- >> reporter: this home video captured it all. the pilots going into complicated maneuvers, switching places mid-air. but one pilot seems to lose control before it dives straight down. >> oh, no! >> ladies and gentlemen, please keep your seats. >> reporter: a massive fireball and then just smoke.
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>> it went nose down into the ground and burst into flames. i was instantly in tears. because i knew more than likely he didn't survive. >> reporter: in a nearby alfalfa field, the smoking wreckage of the soviet jet used by a war plane enthusiasts group called the hoppers and while the surviving hoppers grieved the loss of one of their own, witnesses deal with the disturbing memories. >> very scary. >> it was very emotional. i was filming it with my camera. so it was surprising. >> reporter: so, was there type of mechanical failure involved? the investigation resumes today. the faa collecting wreckage scattered over that field. >> thanks, john. shifting gears now to the race for the white house. president obama and mitt romney in a virtual dead heat. with two months to go, the president is gearing up for his party's convention this week, as romney keeps aggressively campaigning across multiple battleground states this weekend. it's your voice, your vote. abc's david kerley has more. >> we'll take america back.
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>> vote. >> reporter: this is politics as contact sports. >> the only thing that i'm not going to do, though, is get into a middle of an argument between hawkeyes and huskers fans. i'm not going to go there. >> reporter: on the first day of the college football season, paul ryan tailgated with his alma mater and romney used a metaphor as his message to attack president obama. >> 23 million people are out of look, or stopped looking for work. or underemployed. if you have a coach that's 0 to 23 million, you say it's time to get a new coach. >> reporter: whether the polls show it now, mitt romney was feeling a bounce after the convention. in cincinnati, a long standing ovation. then, to another toss-up state,
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florida, where they joined forces to campaign. >> look, it's time for us to take responsibility for the course of america to get us back on track. you can change the course of this country. >> reporter: the president. >> hello, iowa! >> reporter: hit another battleground state on his way to charlotte. and belittled the republican affair claiming that romney says he knows how to create jobs and won't share that secret with voters. and that his economic plan hearkens back to old republican efforts. >> it was a rerun. you might as well have watched it on a black and white tv. there was a lot of talk about hard truths and bold choices. but nobody actually bothered to tell you what they were. >> reporter: the president stays on the road as he heads to charlotte. during the democratic convention, mitt romney will be in debate preparations, preparing for that critical face-off. very important this cycle. bianna. >> david, thank you. for more on this, let's bring in george stephanopoulos. great to see you, george. historically, how long do post-convention bounces last? and do you think governor romney got what wh wanted out of this convention? >> so far, we haven't seen too much of a bounce. but these are still very, very
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polls right now. race is still, as david said basically a tie. one of the things that we have seen many years the convention bounces have been going down as television viewership has gone down. what i would look for is, pay attention to the polls after the democratic convention. that's when everything will settle down. >> you have said that governor romney has to focus on the economy, economy, economy, is that what we're going to hear during the debates? >> no question. but you also saw president obama there, what he'll try to do in those debates is, he'll press mitt romney on his plans. he doesn't want this race to simply be about the obama record. he'll argue that the romney plans are going to hurt the middle class. romney is going to argue, mr. president, you have already done that. >> and the obama camp said that are feeling good about going into their convention this week, how do you think, you're talking to sources there. virtually a dead heat right now. >> it's a dead heat. but when they look at the battleground states, they believe that the president, right now at least, has a relatively comfortable lead in the electoral college.
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there is a lot going to happen between now and november. we have three unemployment reports coming. >> one coming this week. and be sure to join george later on abc's "this week" when he goes one-on-one with the architect of president obama's 2008 election victory, white house senior adviser david plouffe and george and diane sawyer lead our live democratic convention coverage in primetime, starting at 10:00 eastern on tuesday night. dan? now to that terrifying discovery at a popular beach along the new england coast. a giant great white shark washed ashore. now authorities are scrambling, closing beaches. trying to determine whether others are lurking just off the coast. abc's john schriffen has the latest. >> reporter: it was a shocking sight. a massive great white shark washed up on a crowded new england beach full of vacationing families. >> i think it's kind of scary. i surf right down there. >> reporter: this fisherman spotted the 13-foot predator
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saturday morning just feet from where beach-goers swim. >> it's pretty scary standing right next to that thing. your adrenaline goes a little bit. he's stone dead, but my god. just "jaws" written all over it. >> reporter: officials immediately closed the beach to swimmers, amid fears that more great whites may be lurking nearby. this comes on top of the 15 miles of popular cape cod beaches that are already shut down for the holiday weekend. officials there determined that it's not safe to go back in the water after boaters captured this shark-feeding frenzy. >> oh, my god. >> reporter: and in a single day, seven sharks were spotted off the coast of two other cape cod beaches, some just feet from the shore. >> i'm glad that the summer is over. i don't think i'll go back in the water. >> and scientists wasted no time trying to learn more about that shark, actually cutting it open on the beach. now it's believed to be a young male, weighing about 1600 pounds, but it had no immediate
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signs of trauma. it's important to remember, while many fear the worst, dan, experts believe that shark attacks are still very rare on humans. >> thank you. we want to show you that new and embarrassing video. fans at a texans nfl game, brawling. now the league is officially cracking down on rowdy fans. how are they doing it? anger management classes. and espn's darren rovell joins us now. we're excited to have you back here. you and i go way back on another network. >> we do. i'm glad to be here. bianna, you go to a game to cheer on your team in person, to watch modern-day gladiators hit and be hit. but be careful, you could be next. the new video starts with a verbal argument, but then it gets even uglier. fans throwing punches. then more join in. all this at a preseason game in houston two weeks ago. it's a scene that's become all
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too familiar to anyone watching a football game. out-of-control fans going too far. >> there's definitely someone that was feeling some pain after that. >> reporter: at this 49ers/raiders game, fans erupted in the stands. in this eagles game, fists flew for a full minute before police ejected the brawlers. at this cleveland browns game years back, fans pelted officials with beer bottles. now, for the first time ever, all 32 nfl teams are putting their collective foot down. with a new rule that says, if a fan is ejected for fighting they can never come back. until, get this, they apologize and complete a four-hour online anger management course set up by this man. >> fans believe that they can behave any way they want as soon as they enter the stadium. as if normal social rules and social etiquette no longer applies. >> reporter: with approximately
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7,000 fans ejected from nfl games last season alone, can a class really stop this? >> many fans have stated that they have learned things that they wish they learned years ago. we're actually very pleased with the feedback we're getting from fans. >> reporter: is fan violence getting worse or are we just seeing more of it? >> over the years technology has gotten better. accessibility to exploiting fan violence has gotten better. >> reporter: some think fan therapy is a lost cause as long as the cash cow of all concessions, beer money, continues to flow. now, when fans get ejected they're i.d.'d. when they pass the course a note is sent to the team. now, some more pain for those fans, you actually have to pay for the course, guys, it's between 50 and 100 bucks. >> what a great business for him. i'm going to start a business where we teach -- >> it's an unbelievable business. >> do you think it can work? the money as opposed -- >> i think this can only work in the nfl.
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because there are more season ticketholders in that league. so, the person has to show up in their seat, not unless they want to go on stub hub and pay for another seat. >> we have seen fighting in the nba and baseball as well. but this is an interesting idea. all right, darren, great to have you here. >> thank you. time for weather and back over to ginger. i want to start with a look at severe weather. it doesn't look like a whole lot. but isaac's remnants still circulating here. in parts of the center of the nation. here's what's going happen. you see video there, memphis, this is what happened wind damage-wise. they didn't have any tornadoes. you can see the emergency vehicles. coming back to the storm reports from yesterday, 15 tornadoes associated with isaac. you can see a lot of them here in arkansas, the town of corning was reporting them. then central illinois too, 44 reported associated with isaac since that whole thing started. that's what hurricanes can do.
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they can really get in there and moving the wind and it all starts getting pretty severe. today, still more threat. we could see more tornadoes because of isaac. now it's around nashville. this little front will stick around, north carolina as well, could create some severe weather. up in the far northern plains, another little peak of severe weather. ryan mentioned it, but i have to mention it, pretty hot where folks don't have electricity, near new orlea >> the rain totals that come with isaac's remnants are going to continue to go down anywhere
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from 2 inches to 4 inches. that's why i wanted to share this picture. some people celebrating some of the rain that was on the way in parts of missouri. it's not all bad news. >> they need it desperately there. >> all right, ginger, thank you. well, prince harry is finally jumping back into the public spotlight this week, for the first time since the whole world saw his big las vegas striptease splashed across the tabloids, this time, he'll be wearing more than his birthday suit, but what will he be saying? abc's nick schifrin with the latest from london. >> it's game time for the prince. he's got three events in fewer than 24 hours to see whether you can take harry out of vegas and take the vegas out of harry. two weeks after his royal highness became his royal nakedness on tmz, harry puts back on his mantle of maturity. he'll trade that pool for a poolside seat at the paralympics.
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>> prince harry of wales! >> reporter: where he's the official ambassador alongside fellow fan kate. he'll answer his first questions. to a very grateful audience. he'll speak at a charity for very ill kids where he's a patron since 2007. >> i feel in awe of such determination, resolve and strength to take on the challenges that they face. >> reporter: it's an easy way for the party prince to properly return, combine charity with cheerleading, no tough questions here. >> what we'll see over the next couple of days is the prince harry we know and love. prince harry who has great empathy with children. the prince harry who love sports. >> reporter: and don't expect him to speak about the sin city shindigs. he doesn't need to. people have responded here with support, not scorn. >> if you ask anyone about what they think of prince harry, they probably love him even more. it's what we've come to expect of him, he's a fun-loving, normal guy.
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>> reporter: just your average, run-of-the-mill 27-year-old, who also happens to be an apache pilot. captain wales returns to duty this week, hoping one day to redeploy to afghanistan. >> first and foremost, he's a serviceman. he wants to be able to look his fellow servicemen in the eye and say, i may be a prince but i did my bit. >> so, it seems where harry hasn't royally screwed up, some polls say that he's more popular than ever. which just goes to show, dan and bianna, if you're a 20-something prince, perhaps it's better what happens in vegas doesn't stay in vegas. >> it surely didn't stay in vegas. but, i think, when it comes to crisis management, having a fun and lovable personality certainly helps. >> we've been pixelating the pictures, maybe there is something there -- that made people love him even more. >> good point. >> i didn't look. all right, coming up on "good morning america" -- sealed with a diss.
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singer seal's shocking comments, lashing out at his supermodel soon-to-be ex-wife. saying she's sleeping with the help and that was maybe what triggered their split. how heidi klum is reacting. and our dan harris in search travels far and wide in search of one of the most adorable creatures in the world. trying to solve the great mystery of the red panda. don't you wish all security guards were this much fun? we'll introduce you to this unwitting star. you know what, this looks just like the tree house i built with my dad. (girl) really? yeah. there you go. okay, i'm gonna work on the roof. dad, i'll be right back! (announcer) it's more than just that great peanut taste, choosing jif is a simple way to show someone
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♪ ♪ just dance ♪ just dance >> take a look at that. you know, sometimes the action backstage is more fun than the main event. this guy you see right here, he's not a backup dancer, but he's become a youtube sensation for his breakout moves. we'll take a closer look at this showstopper later this half-hour. good morning, america, i'm bianna golodryga. looks like he's having fun. >> he does. i'm dan abrams, in for dan harris. it's sunday, sep it's sunday, september 2nd. my mother's birthday. >> happy birthday. >> happy birthday, mom. also ahead -- the search for the adorable but elusive red panda. dan harris travels a world away to bring us its amazing story. but first, the high-profile divorce between seal and heidi klum, now the singer making some ugly allegations. he told tmz that his supermodel wife was having sex with her
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bodyguard while they were still married. abc's tanya rivero has the latest on these bombshell charges. >> reporter: you got to remember, this is a superstar couple that used to renew their vows every year and it shocked so many when they first announced their separation in january. but it appeared that they were taking great pains to keep things peaceful and private. until now. cornered by paparazzi and asked about his separation from heidi klum, seal began by playing nice. >> look, boys, you know, that's what happens when two people separate. they move on, and you know, i certainly don't expect heidi to all of a sudden become a nun. >> reporter: then he dropped this shocking bomb. >> i wished heidi would have showed a little bit more class, at least wait until we separated before deciding to fornicate with the help, as it were. >> reporter: excuse me. listen again. >> i wished heidi would have shown a little bit more class, at least waited until we
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separated before deciding to fornicate with the help, as it were. >> reporter: the first time either has opened up about the divorce and will undoubtedly change the tone over what seemed like an amicable split. column and her bodyguard of four years, were spotted in new york a few weeks ago and in sardinia with her kids. tmz reports that klum told friends since the split the two have become close. but through a rep, klum denies seal's charge, saying it's sad that seal has to resort to false accusations. the "project runway" host and british singer share four children and once seemed a match made in hollywood heaven until they announced their separation in january, ending seven years of marriage. >> you want to play this low key, you want to play it behind closed doors. you want to have respect for your ex and respect for your children. and it's absolutely shocking that he would stand in front of
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the camera and make this snarky comment about his soon-to-be ex-wife. >> you have the answer you were looking for. >> reporter: and there are reportedly a number of contentious issues that have popped up in the divorce. heidi is seeking primary custody of the kids which seal has countered. and he's fighting her claim there are no joint assets that need to be divided and keep in mind, dan and bianna, she's worth almost four times as much as he is. >> but as you mentioned the kids, four kids there. and this can't bode well for them. >> it seems like there's a time and place for that kind of allegation. maybe this wasn't either one. ron, you have other headlines for us. in the news, officials in louisiana are racing to relieve pressure from a canal lock that's threatening to fail, flooding hundreds of homes if it fails. in st. tammany parish, 2,000 people were forced from their homes last night. and the two men who allegedly abducted a nevada teen friday morning have been arrested.
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investigators tracked melissa and the suspects to a las vegas apartment where she was found unharmted. investigators believe the suspects had a connection to her father's business. the white house released a well-kept secret, the recipe to homemade beers. thousands signed an online petition asking the president to share it and his assistant chef posted this video with the recipe. and finally, a seat belted teddy bear couldn't fool police. in portland, oregon. a woman was ticketed for trying to pass the bear for a passenger so that she could ride in the hov lane. she plans to go to court to try to reduce the $260 fine. dan, you have some legal advice for her. >> yeah, yeah. >> don't do that. allegedly don't do that. time for the weather and over to ginger zee. i want to start with a day at the beach, maybe that's what you're planning today. and if you are in southern california, you need to take a little extra care. look at that surf, some big swells, some coming from a storm
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in the southern hemisphere, if you have plans from monterey, all of the way down to san diego, beautiful day there in southern california. take a little extra care. always have plans and life jackets and go to lifeguarded beaches. that is best. other than that, we do have to focus in on some other weather happening across the nation. the pacific northwest, not a lot of rain, especially in seattle, it's been very dry. still 40 wildfires burning. red-flag warnings from montana over into the northern plains. but seattle hasn't had measurable rain, get this, since july 22nd. that's not seattle-like. it looks like it will break next weekend. but they could be breaking some records along the way. this is the fourth longest they have ever gone without rain in recorded history. that's your labor day forecast. skipping ahead to tomorrow, from new york city down to atlanta, chance for rain. that's the big picture. let's get a check a little closer to
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well, is it possible to be too cute for your own good? if you happen to be a red panda, the answer is definitely. >> call it the curse of the red panda, on the edge of extinction. and now found in the wild, in a narrow band of asia.
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before leaving on vacation, our dan harris left us with his amazing story, in search of the red panda. >> reporter: when the children press their noses up to the glass, captivated by these adorable, exotic, little red panda cubs, they're staring into the face of a mystery. why is this animal, which once roamed vast regions of the earth, now on the brink of extinction, and could the answer save these creatures before they're gone forever? our search for clues took us to the other side of the world, to the small sliver of the planet where red pandas can still be found in the wild. these are the foothills of the himalayan mountains. darjeeling, india, this crowded, chaotic city is best known for growing some of the world's finest teas. even though this is the red panda's natural habitat, a zoo
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is still the best place to see one face to face. >> you don't see it in the wild, very rare. >> reporter: this zoo is one of the most successful red panda breeding centers in the world. they have teamed up a male and female hoping they'll make a love connection. and maybe some day those offspring can be returned to the wild. but even if this particular matchmaking attempt is successful, zookeepers are very worried about what they call the red panda curse. they look right at you. >> yes. because of this cute-looking face and loving nature, hundreds of animals have been taken overseas. >> reporter: so they're cursed by their good looks? >> yes, yes. >> reporter: as far as we know, the only place that red panda live in the wild is here. this region around the himalayan mountains. however recently and for reasons that scientists don't fully understand yet, evidence of the red panda has surfaced in a very surprising place.
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here, in the foothills of another mountain range, the blue ridge mountains of tennessee. >> needless to say i wasn't expecting a red panda. >> reporter: steven wallace and his team here at the grey fossil site, have unearthed prehistoric turtles, sabertooth cats and pot bellied rhinos, but nothing prepared them for a single tooth that was dug up a few years ago. >> the best sample of red panda anywhere. >> reporter: it was the shape and size of that tooth that links this 4 to 7 million year old red panda with the ones living today a world away. >> they were much more widespread at one time. >> reporter: he says that the tennessee red panda was probably much larger, probably the size of a mountain lion, in fact. and thrived in the thick forests once found here. so, why did they disappear? one theory, raccoons moved in and started competing for the same food. they're pretty curious. >> yes. >> reporter: the luck of the red panda is running out fast.
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conservationists believe there are less than 10,000 left in the wild. which makes the matchmaking here in this cage in india even more critical as this adorable creature haunted by its good looks fights for its own survival. >> they are really cute. fascinating that they were here in the united states as well. didn't expect that. >> dan harris gets the greatest assignments. >> yeah. >> he really does. >> cute, cute and more cute. all right, coming up ahead on "good morning america" -- backstage showstopper who's become a youtube sensation. ♪ ♪ i just can't get enough [ male announcer ] school supplies...
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>> we're not done yet. >> i can't tell people -- this one -- now, before that happens, ever get annoyed by cars that drive into the crosswalk and you want them to stop. right? right. it's annoying. so, in brazil, there's apparently a series of vigilantes. i don't know if this stage or fake. but i love this video. the car gets into the crosswalk. this group of people pick up the car and move it back to where it is supposed to go. now, fake, not fake, staged or not staged. i don't care. i love the concept. you guys remember this guy in june at the u.s. open called jungle bird? take a look. >> turned it around for you today.
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>> yeah, that was kind of the difference. i got off to a slow start but i kind of knew -- >> so, he's promoting awareness of deforestation. he showed up again yesterday. >> he's back. >> he's back. and it was at the navy and notre dame game. a little irish jig. mr. jungle bird. >> from one dancing man to another, this is actually backstage security guard at a concert in denver, i think, outside of denver. a security guard, he's famous for doing this. i believe his name is wayne. he entertains the crowd before the show actually starts. not too shabby. >> he has some moves. >> can he actually do security? >> if there's a story that you can't get enough, tweet us at gma and we'll be right back. tweet us at gma and we'll be right back. david. we've got to cancel. i've got gas.
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we want to thank dan abrams we want to thank dan abrams for joining us this weekend. >> it's been a lot of fun. >> thank you at home. thank you for watching abc news. "world news" with david muir tonight. and a primetime preview of the fall with the cast of "the chew." have a great day. of the fall with the cast of "the chew." have a great day.
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